Everything You Need to Know About: Geography Homework
Scholastic: Anne Zeman and Kate Kelly
Need to know where Bosnia is? What makes a monarchy different from a dictatorship? Why there are two North Poles marked on the globe? How to read latitude and longitude? Why people choose to make their homes where they go? How much rain falls in the Sahara? How to tell a hurricane from a typhoon?
"Everything You Need to Know About Geography Homework" provides fourth-to-sixth grade students and their parents with the information they need to complete geography assignments. With the help of Dial-A-Teacher, which has operated a telephone help line since 1979, the authors have compiled this geography reference guide with easy-to-understand answers to students' most frequently asked questions. No other source offers such a full range of information directly related to the fourth through sixth grade geography curriculum.